Arkansas State University Newport is a great place to start one’s higher education whether it is for job training, professional certification, general education requirements, or an Associates degree. Arkansas State University Newport's mission is to provide an affordable, quality education. ASUN is an institution where students come first, learning is a reality, goals are obtained and dreams are fulfilled. ASU-Newport is a great place to start if your goal is to obtain a General Equivalency Diploma, an Associate Degree, professional development, personal development or to transfer to another institution. We value partnerships in developing relevant educational programs and in providing learning opportunities and seamless educational services to the community we serve.
Arkansas State University-Newport serves 2,064 students (46.22% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is lower than the community college average of 27:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 33%.
Arkansas State University-Newport is the only community colleges within Jackson County